SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 OR 15(d) of The Securities Exchange Act of 1934
September 14, 2004
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported)
THE PNC FINANCIAL SERVICES GROUP, INC.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
Commission File Number 001-09718
(State or other jurisdiction of
incorporation or organization)
One PNC Plaza
249 Fifth Avenue
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15222-2707
(Address of principal executive offices, including zip code)
(Registrants telephone number, including area code)
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)
Check the appropriate box below if the Form 8-K filing is intended to simultaneously satisfy the filing obligation of the registrant under any of the following provisions:
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Item 2.02 Results of Operations and Financial Condition.
On September 14, 2004, James E. Rohr, the chairman and chief executive officer of The PNC Financial Services Group, Inc. (the Corporation), gave a presentation to investors at the Lehman Brothers 2004 Annual Financial Services Conference in New York, NY. This presentation was accompanied by a series of electronic slides that included information pertaining to the financial results of the Corporation. A copy of these slides and related material is included in this report as Exhibit 99.1 and is incorporated herein by reference.
Item 8.01 Other Events.
The information set forth in Item 2.02 above is hereby incorporated herein by reference.
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.
(c) Exhibits. The exhibit listed on the Exhibit Index accompanying this Form 8-K is filed herewith.
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Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
|THE PNC FINANCIAL SERVICES GROUP, INC.|
Date: September 14, 2004
/s/ Samuel R. Patterson
|Samuel R. Patterson|
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|Method of Filing|
|99.1||Slide presentation and related material for Lehman Brothers 2004 Financial Services Conference in New York, New York||Filed herewith|
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